• ‘I Feel Pretty' Stars Amy Schumer and Aidy Bryant on the Trailer Backlash and the Importance of a PG-13 Rating

    1 month ago - By Slash Film

    The latest vehicle starring Amy Schumer may appear on the surface to be a romantic comedy about an insecure woman who gets a blow to the head and suddenly sees herself as the most beautiful woman she's ever seen. However, the heart and soul of I Feel Pretty is the bond Schumer's Renee has with her long-time best friends Jan (Busy Phillips of Cougar Town and Vice Principals) and Vivian (SNL's Aidy Bryant , in her follow-up to last year's The Big Sick).
    Marking the directing debut from popular writing team Abby Kohn and Marc Silverstein (co-writers on Never Been Kissed, He's Just Not That...
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  • Amy Schumer's ‘I Feel Pretty' Zips to $1 Million at Thursday Box Office

    Amy Schumer's ‘I Feel Pretty' Zips to $1 Million at Thursday Box Office

    1 month ago - By The Wrap

    Amy Schumer's “I Feel Pretty” earned $1 million at the Thursday box office.
    In comparison, Schumer's “Trainwreck” earned $1.8 million in previews in 2015 before it grossed $30 million in its opening weekend, whereas last year's “Snatched” grossed $650,000 on Thursday night before opening to $19.5 million. “I Feel Pretty” is aiming for a $13 million to $15 million opening weekend, based on a production budget of $32 million.
    “I Feel Pretty” stars Schumer as Renee, who after a head injury during a workout class sees her body in a completely new perspective and has a newfound confidence to...
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